Four evasion cases, bridge player in NADA’s ADDP list

Not always do we hear about three wrestlers evading dope tests and a bridge player testing positive for banned substances.

06 Jan 2023

Two more medallists at national meet tested positive for banned substance

Two medallists from the Khelo India University Games too have returned positive.

04 Jan 2023

RTP gets bigger with inclusion of top athletes

Unlike previous years, this time there are hardly any obscure names with Olympic, Asiad, Commonwealth Games to Worlds, Asian medallists, figuring on the list.

03 Jan 2023

Thomas Cup high to Neeraj Chopra's uninterrupted returns, a year to remember for Indian sports

2022 was a year where sportspersons from the country left an indelible mark in World Championships, Commonwealth Games and other notable events

02 Jan 2023

All eyes on IOA and sportspersons as first EC meet takes place

The appointment of Chief Executive Officer/secretary general too could be one of the points that could be discussed.

25 Dec 2022

Those tears of Cristiano Ronaldo...

The moment Cristiano Ronaldo stepped onto the ground for his record fifth World Cup in Doha, inevitability stared straight at him.

11 Dec 2022

Here to serve athletes, says PT Usha after assuming office as IOA president

In a very short interaction, Usha spoke about her long association with sport, first as a player and then as a coach and as an administrator.

11 Dec 2022

IOA baton in Usha's hand, race turns a fresh corner

She never ran in a CWG as the Indian government decided to pull out due to apartheid in 1986 when she was at the peak of her career.

04 Dec 2022

Usha set to become IOA chief

The Olympian and multiple Asian Games gold medallist has been nominated to the Rajya Sabha by BJP earlier this year

27 Nov 2022

Usha to contest for IOA president's post

Former athletics great understood to have strong backing from several quarters

26 Nov 2022

IOA polls: Suspense on post of president continues as big names enter fray

There are other indicators that suggest otherwise. He is a very busy chief minister and with the 2024 elections on the horizon, there would be quite a lot on his plate.

22 Nov 2022

Big names likely in electoral college; focus on BAI chief and Assam CM

The RO and his team would be scrutinising the names and the federations who will be eligible to vote.

21 Nov 2022

Mary, Sharath chief and deputy in athletes' panel

Umesh Sinha, the Returning Officer of the IOA elections, said it was a great moment for him to witness the process of election.

16 Nov 2022

Athletes' Commission elected amid withdrawals and drama

What was expected to be a new beginning for the IOA, ended in the same old story -- unanimous election.

14 Nov 2022

Have a good set of family and friends who help me stay positive: Olympic champion Neeraj

This season has been very good. For us, the Commonwealth Games was also a part of our big plan and because of the injury, we could not go to Birmingham.

14 Nov 2022